Nutrition and Dietetics Advocacy Summit

Public Policy WorkshopThe Nutrition and Dietetics Advocacy Summit, formerly known as the Public Policy Workshop, is the Academy's annual event where hundreds of food and nutrition advocates gather in our nation's capital to sharpen their communication skills, take a deep-dive into key policy issues that impact the health of the nation and the dietetics profession, and develop new high-level personal and professional relationships.

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Whether you are a newcomer to the world of policy and advocacy or a seasoned advocate, there is something for everyone at the Nutrition and Dietetics Advocacy Summit! Attendees will receive top-notch leadership and communications training that will prepare them for their meetings on Capitol Hill and follow-up meetings with representatives once they are back home.

Additionally, summit attendees will help recognize this 2019 recipient of the Public Policy Leadership Award, a distinguished honor that is presented to a member of Congress who has been a champion for health and nutrition.

Join your colleagues to advocate for our profession in Washington, D.C., July 11-12, 2019 and help shape the future of our profession and America's health!